Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU

Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU

Sept. 28, 2016
Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU Shimon Peres, Israeli statesman and Nobel Peace Prize winner, has died at the age of 93. Peres visited BVU on Oct. 9, 1998 as the ninth speaker in the William W. Siebens American Heritage Lecture Series. Read more...

Remembering the Burning of Old Main

Remembering the Burning of Old Main

Sept. 28, 2016
Remembering the Burning of Old Main View all the tweets in the real-time Twitter reenactment of the burning of Old Main, BVU's first campus building, sixty years ago. Read more...

BVU Announces Fall 2016 Enrollment, Six New Programs

BVU Announces Fall 2016 Enrollment, Six New Programs

Sept. 21, 2016
BVU Announces Fall 2016 Enrollment, Six New Programs Buena Vista University has started the fall semester with a total of 2,115 full-time students enrolled at the Storm Lake campus and its online, site and graduate programs, including 16 locations throughout Iowa. Read more...

Moore to Resign Following More than Two Decades as BVU President

Moore to Resign Following More than Two Decades as BVU President

Sept. 1, 2016
Moore to Resign Following More than Two Decades as BVU President Frederick V. Moore, president of Buena Vista University since 1995, will resign effective June 30, 2017. During his tenure, BVU has achieved several important milestones that have firmly established it as an innovative institution for a growing number of undergraduate students and adult learners. Read more...

Dr. Coogan's Granddaughters in the Blue and Gold

Dr. Coogan's Granddaughters in the Blue and Gold

Aug. 29, 2016
Dr. Coogan's Granddaughters in the Blue and Gold While in Texas this summer, Dr. Melinda Coogan caught a photo of her granddaughters, two years old and four years old, wearing their Buena Vista University t-shirts. Go Beavers! Read more...

New Students Welcomed to Buena Vista University

New Students Welcomed to Buena Vista University

Aug. 29, 2016
New Students Welcomed to Buena Vista University New students moved onto campus during BVU's Welcome Week activities in August. They were welcomed to campus by other students, faculty and staff, and made the traditional procession through Victory Arch. See more...

Kauffman at the Olympics

Kauffman at the Olympics

Aug. 17, 2016
Kauffman at the Olympics Bill Kauffman SL'91 traveled with the U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team as they competed in the Summer Olympics. Bill is the Senior Manager of Communications for the team. Read more...

BVU Professors Travel to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

BVU Professors Travel to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

Aug. 17, 2016
BVU Professors Travel to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan In August, a group of five Buena Vista University professors embarked on a journey to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan as part of the McCorkle Fellowship program, interweaving their disciplines and personal interests and bonding as colleagues and friends. Read more...

Beaver Alumni Celebrate Wards' 10th Anniversary

Beaver Alumni Celebrate Wards' 10th Anniversary

Aug. 15, 2016
Beaver Alumni Celebrate Wards' 10th Anniversary Beaver alumni, spanning over 20 years, were on hand to celebrate the 10th wedding anniversary of Jeremy SL'04 and Jodi SL'06 Ward. Read more...

Original Baxter's Beavers Reunite

Original Baxter's Beavers Reunite

Aug. 10, 2016
Original Baxter's Beavers Reunite Four of the original "Baxter's Beavers" gathered in August. The group of wrestling alumni has a great time reminiscing in Des Moines. Read more...

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